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  • Public Relations Ethics and Professionalism

    The Shadow of Excellence

    By Johanna Fawkes

    Do professions really place duty to society above clients' or their own interests? If not, how can they be trusted? While some public relations (PR) scholars claim that PR serves society and enhances the democratic process, others suggest that it is little more than propaganda, serving the…

    Paperback – 2017-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

  • Contemporary BRICS Journalism

    Non-Western Media in Transition

    Edited by Svetlana Pasti, Jyotika Ramaprasad

    Contemporary BRICS Journalism presents wide ranging findings drawn from over 700 in-depth interviews with journalists in the BRICS countries to illustrate the transitions taking place within the profession in these regions. The paradoxes of differing national media systems and growing media…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15 
    Routledge
    Internationalizing Media Studies

  • Reporting Inequality

    Tools and Methods for Covering Race and Ethnicity

    By Venise Wagner, Sally Lehrman

    Under increasingly intense newsroom demands, reporters often find it difficult to cover the complexity of topics that deal with racial and social inequality. This book makes covering inequity manageable by: showing how racially disparate outcomes in health, education, wealth/income, housing, and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Comparative Media Law and Ethics

    2nd Edition

    By Tim Crook

    The new edition of Comparative Media Law and Ethics further explores differing legal and ethical systems as they relate to media practice and regulation around the world. Updated material in this expanded edition includes exploration of different approaches to libel law on social media, assessment…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Journalism, Online Comments, and the Future of Public Discourse

    By Marie Shanahan

    Comments on digital news stories and on social media play an increasingly important role in public discourse as more citizens communicate through online networks. The reasons for eliminating comments on news stories are plentiful. Off-topic posts and toxic commentary have been shown to undermine…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Media Accountability

    Who Will Watch the Watchdog in the Twitter Age?

    Edited by William Babcock

    A small collection of well-honed tools has been employed for some time by media practitioners and the public to help maintain and improve the credibility of journalism and the mass media. These media accountability tools have included ethics codes, media critics, news councils, ombudsmen,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-10
    Routledge

  • Video Games and the Law

    By Elizabeth Townsend Gard, W Ronald Gard

    The video game industry is big business, not only in terms of the substantial revenue generated through retail sales of games themselves, but also in terms of the size and value of parallel and secondary markets. Consider any popular video game today, and you most likely are looking at a franchise…

    Hardback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge

  • Trust, Power and Public Relations in Financial Markets

    By Clea Bourne

    The public relations profession positions itself as expert in building trust throughout global markets, particularly after crisis strikes. Successive crises have tainted financial markets in recent years. Calls to restore trust in finance have been particularly pressing, given trust’s crucial role…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15
    Routledge
    Routledge New Directions in Public Relations & Communication Research

  • Press Freedom in Contemporary Japan

    Edited by Jeff Kingston

    In twenty-first century Japan there are numerous instances of media harassment, intimidation, censorship and self-censorship that undermine the freedom of the press and influence how the news is reported. Since Abe returned to power in 2012, the recrudescence of nationalism under his leadership has…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Routledge

  • Transparency, Public Relations and the Mass Media

    Combating the Hidden Influences in News Coverage Worldwide

    By Katerina Tsetsura, Dean Kruckeberg

    This book is about media transparency and good-faith attempts of honesty by both the sources and the gate-keepers of news and other information that the mass media present as being unbiased. Specifically, this book provides a theoretical framework for understanding media transparency and its…

    Hardback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Public Relations

  • Peace Journalism Principles and Practices

    Responsibly Reporting Conflicts, Reconciliation, and Solutions

    By Steven Youngblood

    Long-time peace journalist Steven Youngblood presents the foundations of peace journalism in this exciting new textbook, offering readers the methods, approaches, and concepts required to use journalism as a tool for peace, reconciliation, and development. Guidance is offered on framing stories,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-07
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Public Relations

    Edited by Jacquie L'Etang, David McKie, Nancy Snow, Jordi Xifra

    Critical theory has a long history, but a relatively recent intersection with public relations. This ground-breaking collection engages with commonalities and differences in the traditions, whilst encouraging plural perspectives in the contemporary public relations field. Compiled by a high-profile…

    Paperback – 2016-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions in Business, Management and Accounting

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